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- Lower GI surgery
I am the senior colorectal surgeon practicing in a busy colorectal unit that shares work in a way so as to get the correct sub-specialist for the "job!' Just entering the last 10 years of my consultant career gives me a wealth of experience in all major colorectal disease. I have led Bowel Cancer Screening in the community and as a consequence have a particular interest in colonoscopy and colonoscopic treatment of large polyps that might otherwise need an operation.
Areas of interest
Colorectal surgery (lower GI); Bowel disease including inflammatory (IBD); Endoscopic procedures; Laparoscopic procedures ('keyhole surgery'); Coloproctology; Pelvic floor surgery; Colorectal (bowel) cancer; Special interest in therapeutic colonoscopy - removal of large pre-malignant polyps; Bowel cancer screening colonoscopy.
Current NHS consultant posts held
Colorectal Surgeon and Clinical Director of Bowel Screening in St. Richard's Hospital Chichester.
Endoscopic Mucosal Resection and bowel cancer prevention.
Golf and Contract Bridge.
I am Learning Spanish now that I have a Spanish daughter-in-law!
8 Local Clinical Excellence awards
(Additional) Languages spoken
- Spanish - Basic
British Journal Of Surgery
Courses offered to GPs
I speak widely on colorectal symptomatology, screening for bowel cancer and therapeutic colonoscopy.
My Dr Foster clinical outcomes benchmarking is excellent and I have a low per-operative mortality as published on the ACPGBI website.
My Colonoscopy KPIs are all above national average for Bowel Cancer Screening Colonoscopists.
I offer expert surgery for pilonidal sinus disease.
- FRCS(Gen) Intercollegiate Board of Surgeons 1996
Reference number 2614180
Details of entry to specialist register
- Consultant Accrditation , 1997
Affiliations / memberships
St. Mark's Association
- Nuffield Health Chichester Hospital, PO19 6WB
- 07:30 - 13:30
- 01243 778416
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